Oliver Stone, Sidney Sheldon and Roger L. Simon are among the entertainment industry honchos who have signed a letter sent to the L.A. County Board of Supervisors denouncing a proposal to close…
Television headlines have been dominated lately by talk of interactivity -- questions of when it's coming, what form it will take and who will profit from it.
Blockbuster Entertainment has acquired another 10% of Spelling Entertainment. The Ft. Lauderdale-based video and music retailer purchased 4.9 million shares of Spelling in a private transaction in…
The Securities & Exchange Commission has accused four ex-officers of the defunct Financial News Network Inc. with overstating the company's earnings: C. Stephen Bolen, the cable company's exec VP and…
The American Film Marketing Assn. has teamed with UCLA Extension to present nine seminars on international film marketing, distribution and financing. A hundred people have registered for the…
Ethereal Entertainment is a new upstart indie production company with an initial $ 10 million infusion from private investors and a mandate to produce action-thrillers in the $ 3 million to $ 5…
With the NBA playoffs and their ratings impact fading immediately into the past, the prime time Nielsens returned to business as usual last week -- CBS won in households, ABC won in adults 18-49 and…
The Warner Bros. upcoming boy-meets-killer-whale pic "Free Willy" is already getting heavy merchandising support from about 20 tie-in marketers before the July 16 release.
The nation's largest independent video sell-through company, GoodTimes Home Video, has become a subsidiary of the newly expanded GoodTimes Entertainment Co. The parent now has six other divisions for…
Is a TV show excused from sticking to the truth if it isn't branded "news"? In at least one instance, CBS says yes.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures